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  1. 15 Sensational Superhero SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Billboard

    Put on your bat-suits and rejoice, for today is National Batman Day ! As part of the Caped Crusader's 75th anniversary, DC Comics is celebrating with comic giveaways and movie showings around the country.

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  2. The Purple Ones Celebrate 30th Anniversary of 'Purple Rain'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KQED

    Ground-breaking, game changing, monumental - these are some of the words that regularly categorize Prince's 1984 movie and corresponding album, Purple Rain.

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  3. Peter Murphy at BelmontRead the original story

    Yesterday | Austin American Statesman

    In his four decades of service in the post-punk culture wars, PETER MURPHY has confounded fans, critics, even himself.

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  4. Prince's Purple Rain: A tour of The Artist's MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Independent

    Purple Rain turns 30 this week and to celebrate Christian Koch set off on a tour of Prince's hometown taking in music venues, film locations and even a night at Paisley Park Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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  5. Saliva, MGK, and more concerts added; Powell and Lukens perform on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

    Saliva , Machine Gun Kelly, Jamie Lynn Spears , and a host of others have added Central Iowa concerts over the past several days.

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  6. Review: Shane Richie and The Prelude at GuilFest 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Surrey Advertiser

    From the Queen Vic to Stoke Park, Shane Richie and The Prelude rocked the GuilFest main stage crowd on Sunday afternoon The band opened their set with Let's Go Crazy by Prince, with Ritchie bursting onto stage in a leather jacket and leather trousers - a brave choice in the blistering Surrey sunshine.

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  7. Black Card Promotions Brings Brother Jules for a Prince After PartyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | 24-7 Press Release

    Brother Jules will be DJ'ing a Black Card Production After Concert Party Event for Prince and guest.

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  8. The movies most seen by AustraliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    Based on data from the Motion Picture Distributors' Association of Australia and prepared by David Dale, the tables below show the films which sold the most tickets and the films which made the most money between January, 1939 and July, 2014.

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  9. Zumix Concert SeriesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    ... at 3 p.m. Miss Fairchild perform in the grand tradition of the Motown/Stax innovators of the 60's, and the glittery Pop-Funk icons of each succeeding decade. Channeling both the urban ferocity of The Dap Kings as well as the slick live acts of ...

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  10. Faster Horses Festival: Tim McGraw rocks crowd, which looks larger than last year; Keith...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | MLive.com

    Tim McGraw, donning his signature black cowboy hat, had little to say to the raucous crowd at the Faster Horses Festival on Friday, July 18. McGraw's performance capped off a festive first day of the country music and camping festival at Michigan International Speedway.

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  11. Sheila E. Recalls The Fateful Night She Met PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Switched

    Grammy-nominated female percussionist and singer Sheila Escovedo, better known by her stage name Sheila E ., was a huge pop star in the '80s.

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  12. Nicole Scherzinger: Beyonce is 'a great hugger'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | ContactMusic.com

    Former Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzinger has described Beyonce as a ''great hugger'', and admitted the 'Drunk in Love' hitmaker had been a huge inspiration ''in every way''.

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  13. Purple Rain forecast tonight on the Central Library's roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Pitch

    Prince is asking: Who's in the house for Purple Rain tonight on the roof of the Central Library ? The movie, which turns 30 this month, is the third in this summer's Off-the-Wall series.

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  14. Israel Tech Firms Score $1B in Investment CashRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Forward

    Israeli high-tech firms raised $930 million in the second quarter of 2014, the sector's strongest quarter in more than a decade.

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  15. Rare Footage Of Prince Purple Rain Debut Re-SurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | JamBase

    A few years back a historic video of Prince debuting "Purple Rain" at First Avenue in Minneapolis on August 3, 1983 surfaced on YouTube and immediately went viral.

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  16. Re: WATCH: Rare Footage Unearthed of Prince Recording 'Purple Rain'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | NewsOne

    During the summer of 1983, Prince was still an upstart musician. In early August of that year, he played benefit concert for the Minnesota Dance Theatre where he unveiled some new songs: "Let's Go Crazy," "I Would Die 4 U," "Baby I'm a Star," and "Purple Rain."

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  17. Rare Footage Unearthed of Prince Recording 'Purple Rain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    During the summer of 1983, Prince was still an upstart musician. In early August of that year, he played benefit concert for the Minnesota Dance Theatre where he unveiled some new songs: "Let's Go Crazy," "I Would Die 4 U," "Baby I'm a Star," and "Purple Rain."

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  18. Should 'The Goldbergs' Be More Jewish?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Forward

    Paul Lee, ABC's group president of entertainment, met with reporters this morning during the Television Critics Association semi-annual meeting in Hollywood.

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  19. Concert review: Morris Day and The Time at Mahaffey TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    With the plethora of colorful, unique and memorable music stars that emerged in the 1980's, few came equipped the class, style, comedic timing and the talent of Morris Day.

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  20. The Women Rabbis Of New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Forward

    When I tell East Coast Jews that I'm from New Mexico, the first question out of their mouths is invariably, "Are there Jews in New Mexico?" Once I've quashed the temptation to shoot back, "What do YOU think?" I go on to explain.

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